VivaCell-MTS Launches new BlackBerry Social Package

VivaCell-MTS has launched their new pre-paid BlackBerry package that is perfect for those that are heavy social network users.  The package is aimed at the younger demographic and lets you either subscribe for a day, week or month.

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Video: BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) on the BlackBerry PlayBook!

Mobile Link A few BlackBerry PlayBook owners have been able to possibly port, the BlackBerry Dev Alpha Beta BlackBerry 10 Software onto their BlackBerry PlayBooks, but the version we see on the video above is working. The OS on this PlayBook is v10.0.9.388 an it looks to be a WiFi only model, no indication of 4G or 3G+ brandings. The user Jeroen shows […]

Blackberry ID Replaces Backup/Restore Function For BBM Never Lose Your Contact List Again

BBM 7 comes with a major update. Before you had to manually back up and restore your contact list, what if you forgot to back it up? Then you might not get it back. Many BBM users have a ton of people on their list so this could be a major inconvenience trying to remember […]

BBM 7 Brings 16 New Emoticons!

Research In Motion has just announced and released BBM 7 with voice chat into the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Along with the voice chat feature RIM also added 16 brand new emoticons! If you ask anyone on the NerdBerry team they know I love using emoticons. The emoticons range from weather clouds to a drooling smiley.

BBM Now Lets You Have Voice Chats for Free Over Wi-Fi

Research In Motion has done it again this time with the announcement of BlackBerry Messenger 7 (BBM)! BBM 7 brings a lot of new features to the market the main feature Voice chats for FREE over Wi-Fi allows you to connect using BBM! BlackBerry Messenger 7 (BBM) is available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone for […]

Animated Christmas Avatars for your BBM

Christmas is one of my familys favorite times of the year with all of the home cooked meals, kids running wild, gifts and so on. So what better way to show off your Christmas spirit the to rock a Christmas animated BBM Avi?!?! This app will give you 30 animated Christmas gifs which can be […]

Ashley Charles from Blackberry BBM Party in UK, Sentenced to Life in Prison

Earlier in this year, during a BlackBerry BBM Party in UK. A 37-year-old man was injured and later died during an incident, later confirm to be RIM executive Phillip Sheriff at Pulse nightclub, in Southwark, central London. Ashley Charles, 25, of Nevanthon Road, Leicester, has been convicted by the Camberwell Green Magistrates’ Court. He has been issued life in prison […]

Research In Motion & Vodafone Offering 1 Year of FREE BBM Service with the Purchase of Select BlackBerry Devices

Research In Motion & Vodafone have teamed up to offer customers that purchase a brand new BlackBerry Curve 9220 or  Curve 9320 Smartphone 1 year FREE BBM service! This offer is only good between November 9 and December 9 as a part of a Diwali offer. Hit the break for more info!

WhatsApp Updated to v2.8.7345 for BlackBerry Smartphones!

WhatsApp has been updated to version 2.8.7345! There is no changelog associate with this release so the update seems to point to a bug fix update release. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family.  Hit the […]

WhatsApp Updated to version 2.8.7145

WhatsApp has been updated to version 2.8.7145, if you wanna grab the OTA update you can do so here. This update should include minor bug fixes and other enhancements. WhatsApp Messenger is a multiplatform messaging app that allows you to use your smartphone data plan to contact friends, family and whomever you pick without the need for a minutes […]

Man Charged from Blackberry BBM Party in UK, goes to Trial

Earlier in this year, during a BlackBerry BBM Party in UK. A 37-year-old man was injured and later died during an incident, later confirm to be RIM executive Phillip Sheriff at Pulse nightclub, in Southwark, central London. Ashley Charles, 25, of Nevanthon Road, Leicester, his trail has finally began to take place in the Camberwell Green Magistrates’ Court. The stabbing happened after Jessie J had […]

Cellebrite’s New Decoding Capabilities Allow for deleted BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) messages and group chats to be Decoded

Cellebrite Delivers Physical Extraction for iOS 6 and Android(TM) 4.1; Announces Forensic Support for iPhone(R) 5 and New Blackberry(R) Decoding UFED Series Becomes Only Mobile Forensic Solution to Allow Investigators to Retrieve Deleted and Hidden Data on All Major Smartphone Operating Systems. PETACH TIKVA, Israel, Oct 22, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Cellebrite, the leading developer […]

BBM Ported to the BlackBerry PlayBook

  Mobile Link@f0go has ported BBM from the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha to the BlackBerry PlayBook!! As you can see in the above video BlackBerry Messenger has been fully ported over! According to @f0go the tutorial on how to port it over will be uploaded to dev-f0go. ***UPDATE*** Thank you SCrid2000 for clarifying: Not ported. […]

RIM Has Plans For BBM E-Commerce In Indonesia Says Thorsten Heins

Thorsten Heins spoke at a meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia and brought up BBM E-Commerce. That is using BBM to make monetary transactions, one Blackberry to another. “Think about transacting money. This is one element in which you could have a huge BBM population in Indonesia transferring money from one partner to another,” he said. Heins […]

T-Mobile US BBM To Be Included In Unlimited Text Packages

As you can see in the photo to the left, this internal document shows that TMO customers can use BBM on their Blackberry even if they don’t have a data plan. If you have a Blackberry already, and you don’t have data, the document also mentions that no action is needed. October 21st is when […]

RIM’s Statement about BBM Message

We have all received that BBM supposedly from RIM stating that if you don’t forward this message you account will be suspended, deactivated and what ever other jargon the spammers have used in the past.  There was an outage on the APAC network that sparked another round of spam to be sent across the BBM […]

RIM Announces October’s BlackBerry Fan of the Month – Congrats to @FuriousGuido

RIM has announce October’s BlackBerry Fan of the Month!We like to take a minute to congratulate Guido (@FuriousGuido)! for being the BlackBerry Fan of the Month! Nice job Guido keep up the great work and if you are interested in writing about BlackBerry news and more let us know by BBMing us! Our BBM Pin:2A3B4C86! […]

Oracle CEO Talks Blackberry Usage

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison spoke at Open World. One thing he mentioned was that Blackberry was amongst iOS and Android for phones being used to tweet. He also said: Ellison offered a key disclaimer: He isn’t suggesting that it’s time to run out and buy Research In Motion stock (RIMM). But he did suggest that […]

BlackBerry 10 version of BBM running on a PlayBook?

It seems like someone has been up to a little hacking on the BlackBerry PlayBook today.  As you can see from the photos it appears that a few developers have been able to get BlackBerry 10 apps running on the PlayBook.